2017 winter commencement

A collage of images showing an undergraduate student pointing at the camera before receiving his diploma and a graduate student being hooded by their advisor.
Dec 20, 2017
Campus News

The newest class of UNLV alumni moved their tassels Tuesday at our winter commencement ceremony.


Sadanand Verma carries the university mace during commencement
Dec 18, 2017
People

Who's the guy who will lead the procession at commencement? The ceremony's grand marshal carries the mace as our symbolic protector.


Myles Lum
Dec 15, 2017
People

Commencement speaker Myles Lum found his niche at UNLV in spreading the word to new and prospective students.


UNLV grad cap
Dec 15, 2017
People

Five UNLV graduates will be recognized by President Len Jessup during winter commencement for their combination of academic excellence and service to the community.


Isack Tenorio
Dec 14, 2017
People

Commencement speaker Izack Tenorio found his niche in working on public initiatives. Now he sees them as a key tool in helping to ease divisions in the country.


Student arms raised celebrating graduation.
Dec 13, 2017
Campus News

More than 2,000 students from 31 states and 42 foreign countries are eligible to participate in 4 p.m. ceremony.


Presidential Medallion
Dec 13, 2017
Campus News

When commencement calls for full regalia, our president takes the stage in style. Here's how our presidential bling came to be.


A collage of images featuring a female student in a red cap and gown walking on campus as well as a look up at yellow leaves.
Dec 1, 2017
Campus News

The hard work of our Rebels is paying off as the end of the semester nears and commencement is around the corner for 2,000 new grads.


decorated commencement cap
Nov 29, 2017
People

The emerging tradition of DIY decorated mortarboards offers insight into current day culture.


woman with inset image of magazine cover
Nov 29, 2017
People

UNLV alumna blings out a commemorative graduation cap for the cover of UNLV Magazine.